Thursday, February 11, 2016

The thing from another world (1951) - classic 1950s sci-fi thriller from director Howard Hawks

Rating 7.3/10
Runtime: 86 min
Language: English
Country: USA
Directed by: Christian Nyby/Howard Hawks
IMDb Link: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0044121/

Cast

Margaret Sheridan ... Nikki
Kenneth Tobey ... Captain Patrick Hendry
Robert Cornthwaite ... Dr. Arthur Carrington
Douglas Spencer ... Scotty
James Young ... Lt. Eddie Dykes
Dewey Martin ... Crew Chief Bob
Robert Nichols ... Lt. Ken 'Mac' MacPherson
William Self ... Corporal Barnes
Eduard Franz ... Dr. Stern

Description: In 1949, in the Officers Club in Anchorage, Alaska, the pilot Captain Patrick "Pat" Hendry is summoned by General Fogarty to fly to a remote outpost to investigate something that has crushed on Earth. Captain Hendry flies with his crew and meets Dr. Arthur Carrington and his team of scientists and they fly to the location. They discover a flying saucer buried in the ice and they use Thermite bombs expecting to release the spacecraft. However, it explodes and is totally destroyed by the bombs. They also find a frozen life form and bring it to the research station. When the creature thaws, it attacks the dogs and loses one arm. Dr. Carrington researches and discovers that it is a vegetable life that reproduces like plants. Captain Hendry believes that the dangerous creature is an invader and decides to find a way to destroy it with his team. But Dr. Carrington believes that the scientific discovery is more important than lives and protects the creature.

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Download link (torrent file):

https://drive.google.com/file/d/0Bzph8sb3Hdu_OW9EVms2X1Jid1E

http://s000.tinyupload.com/?file_id=61333560931504248207


Video and audio information:

Video : 1.64 GB, 2700 Kbps, 23.976 fps, 720x480 ~> 720x540 (4:3), V_MPEG4/ISO/AVC x264 core 118
Audio : 119 MB, 192 Kbps, 48000 Hz, 1 channel, 0x55 = AC3/AAC, CBR/VBR


Subtitles (English, Spanish, French closed captions embedded in a movie, to play them choose Subtitle=>Sub Track in VLC Player and separate English, Spanish, Portuguese, French, Greek, Polish, Serbian, Turkish, Italian, Dutch, Czech, Hungarian) posters and screenshots included

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